Who sets the pace for Augusta-Aiken's medical community? If you're a medical professional, send information on your promotion, activity or academic achievement to PACEMAKERS, c/o The Augusta Chronicle, P.O. Box 1928, Augusta, Ga. 30903-1928. Please include the name and phone number of a contact person.
Vendie H. Hooks III, M.D. has been appointed to the Richmond County Hospital Authority for a four-year term.
of Veteran Affairs
Recipients of The 1998 Employee of the Year Award were Christian Barnes, R.N., Mental Health and Behavioral Sciences Service Line, uptown division and Vanessa Butler, surgery service line, downtown division. The Employee of the Year at each division receives a certificate of appreciation, a $750 cash award and a designated space of their choice for one year.